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That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.5.17
Question of the Week: Name three skincare products you’re currently loving…
Answer: That’s an easy one! All 3 of my current faves are from the same line: Raffaele Ruberto R-Lift Trio: Formula no. 9, 10 and 11.
I discovered the line on a recent trip to Nordstrom to check out their Natural Beauty section, where the salesperson RAVED about the organic line. (He also told me that the founder, the uber-babe who is the namesake, was a chemist who once worked at La Mer…but I can’t confirm that anywhere online.) Anyway, I got some samples and was on my way.
Flash forward to now, and I see why he was gushing. This trio is amazing. Forget the organic skincare of yesteryear that you bought at health food stores – these are total powerhouses!
All three contain the R-Lift Complex; their proprietary blend of ingredients that fight the 5 signs of aging instantly & cumulatively.
There’s the Formula No. 9 Face & Eye Serum, Formula No. 10 R-lift Neck & Décolleté Serum and Formula No. 11 Global Creme. All 3 have an herbal scent that I adore, and a light gel feeling (even the creme). True to their name, they do give a lifting effect that’s somehow not at all tight. They also reduced my redness and make my skin feel plump and hydrated.
It’s a high-end line (the products range from $90-$105), but expect high-end results. My skin looks better than it has in years! So, now it’s me who’s raving. Get some samples, I bet you’ll join in.
Here’s what was happening with the League last week…
we heart this – fell in love with the on-trend and affordable jewelry from 7 Charming Sisters, and are having a $50 gift card giveaway so that you can fall in love too!
Beautygeeks – worried about a new beauty hack with sunscreen, so she contacted six experts – and they explained why you should worry too.
Beauty Junkies Unite – It’s been a bit since we’ve done a giveaway over on Beauty Junkies Unite, so to get back into the swing of things — head on over and enter to win a Sephora gift card!
Blushing Noir – Trying on clothes at the store is time consuming and, for me, always a fail. I tried Trunk Club from Nordstrom to gather a few staples into my wardrobe. It was a HUGE WIN. Learn more about the at-home styling service + see what was inside my first Trunk!
Clumps of Mascara – A blast from the past of an old makeup look I did when I thought I wanted to be a makeup artist. Brace yourself…
EauMG – I’ve fallen for a perfume that smells like a day on the boardwalk – ocean air, carnival food and suntan lotion. I don’t think this was its intention but it makes me happy, so I’m not complaining!
fanserviced-b – Korea’s favorite “natural” beauty brand Innisfree is set to open an NYC flagship and US shopping site later in 2017 — here’s why I’m pretty meh on this development.
Gouldylox – Have you seen the summer cheek collection that every #GIRLBOSS is talking about? Grab it before the 20% discount code expires!
My Beauty Bunny – The new Nightly Lip Treatment from Dermalogica saved my chapped and bleeding lips when NOTHING else worked!
Phyrra – I share my first impressions on the Urban Decay Naked Heat Collection! See the palette, lipsticks and eyeliners.
Prime Beauty – has a new and interesting way to choose a fragrance–by your Zodiac sign! Read the best scent for your sign!
(Wondering what the Lipstick League is? Find out here.)
we heart this is Currently Craving: the Sephora Favorites Summer Hair Saviors collection. Sample dry shampoos, wave sprays, oil treatments and deep conditioners at a BIG discount (just $38 with a $94 value).
Your turn we heartsters – name three skincare products you’re currently loving…
Stef is many things. Amongst them: editor-in-chief of we heart this, photographer, condiment connoisseur, Philly girl in the California desert, borderline hoarder and a hardcore beauty junkie. She’s also got a touch of wanderlust…
skin tone: NC 25/30
skin type: oily with a fear of rosacea
favorite beauty product: high end skincare and lip products